Wednesday, September 1, 2010

useful and beautiful

A herb is a useful plant,
but that doesn't mean it can't be beautiful as wel .
Look at this fresh sprig of Oregano !

Doesn't it look pretty in this vase,

with it's crocheted cover ?

And it smells nice too !

I covered a small glas bottle
with crochet,
and I love the effect ,
simply stunning .


Sarah B. said...

I love the way it turned out! So beautiful :)

Sarah~Magnolia Surprise said...

Crochet is a great way to make a plain jar beautiful!

Mayflower said...

It look beautiful the Oregano in that special bottle.
Have a nice day.
Warm wishes, Mea

AlyGatr said...

What a creative way to use the herb flowers! I'd heard oregano blossoms, but I'd never seen it (I tried to grow it from seed this spring but it didn't grow). So pretty!

Posy Linda said...

It's lovely Trudette. I've seen people using the green herbs in place of flowers for the table. But the flowering herb is beautiful.

Irma said...

heej Trudette dit is zo leuk nog nooit gezien, liefs irma

Handmade in Israel said...

I love the flower and the vase is gorgeous too! Beautiful work.

Caitlin said...

what a pretty, AND USEFUL, idea!

Bonjade said...

Oh that bottle doesn't get a cold this winter....;0)
Love it.
Fine day and hug

Heleen said...

Wat mooi!! en ja ht ruikt ook nog lekker!

~*~ saskia ~*~ said...

Wat een schattig idee, Trudette!
Een gezellige woensdagmiddag. xx

olla said...

The vase cover is oh so lovely! Hugs!

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